Coal Mine Where Two Died Cited

By Rick Howlett The state has cited the operator of a western Kentucky coal mine where two miners were killed in an April roof collapse. A report today from the Office of Mine Safety and Licensing says the mine operator, Webster County Coal, was “in violation of Kentucky statutes that require companies to have a… Continue reading Coal Mine Where Two Died Cited

UPDATE: Bodies Of Two Miners Found In W. Ky. Mine

By Chad Lampe, Kentucky Public Radio A search crew has found the bodies of two miners after a ceiling collapse in a West Kentucky coal mine. State officials report miners Michael Carter and Justin Travis were the only ones unable to escape the falling rock and coal Wednesday night. Search and rescue teams began efforts… Continue reading UPDATE: Bodies Of Two Miners Found In W. Ky. Mine